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Tara Hottman

Lecturer
Office Address: 
M14 Wheeler Hall
Phone: 
510-642-5570
Biography 

Tara Hottman received her PhD in German from UC Berkeley. As a graduate student, her research focused on literature, film and media studies, and critical theory. In the German department, she taught Reading and Composition A and B as well as German language courses.

Since joining UC Berkeley’s College Writing Programs in 2018, she teaches both R1A: Accelerated Reading and Composition and R4B: Reading, Composition, and Research. In addition to teaching at Berkeley, she volunteers as an instructor and tutor in College Writing with the Prison University Project at San Quentin.